[erlang-questions] Can escript be used from Inets?

Carl McDade <>
Mon May 4 09:42:07 CEST 2009


On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 9:40 AM, Carl McDade <> wrote:
I see parse_and_run() but no do_run(). So I have a couple of choices
here. I can export parse_and_run() if it is correct to do so. Or clone
it to do_run() and export this if again parse_and_run() is the
function you are speaking of.


>
>
> On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 9:20 AM, Michal Ptaszek
> <> wrote:
>> Hello,
>>
>> After a slight modification of the escript.erl file (you will find it
>> in the stdlib application) you will manage to run escripts without
>> compiling them. All you need to do is to export one more function:
>> escript:do_run/3.
>>
>> Of course you will need to provide the path, arguments and escript
>> options by yourself - but it is not a very tricky task.
>>
>> The Inets' 'do' callback function should then call escript:do_run
>> with the desired arguments.
>>
>> ----- "Carl McDade" <> wrote:
>>
>>> I was wondering if you can run *.erl files through escript.exe via
>>> Inets.
>>> What I would like to do is to have use the httpd_example.erl
>>> (slightly
>>> modified to work with escript) rather than the beam file. This way I
>>> can
>>> play with Erlang syntax and not have to compile with each change.
>>>
>>> A good alternative would be to be able to use Netbeans to compile
>>> after
>>> saving changes to the file.
>>>
>>> Thanks,
>>>
>>> --
>>> Carl McDade
>>> Content Management Systems Consultant
>>> www.hiveminds.co.uk
>>
>> Best regards,
>> --
>> Michal Ptaszek
>> www.erlang-consulting.com
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Carl McDade
> Content Management Systems Consultant
> www.hiveminds.co.uk
> ________________________
>



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Carl McDade
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www.hiveminds.co.uk
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